1990 World Women's Handball Championship
|Host country||South Korea|
|Champions||Soviet Union (3rd title)|
|Third place||East Germany|
|Goals scored||2357 (43.65 per match)|
The 1990 World Women's Handball Championship took place in South Korea from 1990. It was the first World Championship not played in a European country. The championship was held after the German reunification, but East and West Germany participated separately.